The national government of Malta have announced new legislation which will no longer accommodate platform workers being employed as subcontractors. The legal notice introduces the legal presumption of a formal employment relationship for platform workers, and platform companies as the employer. Article 2 of The Notice provides definitions for alg…
Platform economy database
Database of initiatives and court cases in the EU
Eurofound’s platform economy database provides information on 370 initiatives and court cases that exist or have been implemented in relation to activities in the platform economy. The database was last updated in February 2024 and provides metadata for each entry, such as geographical scope, year, type of initiative, actors involved, sector and companies concerned. Initiatives include legal instruments such as legislative changes or court decisions, as well as voluntary interventions undertaken by different stakeholders to address issues around platform work.
The database currently contains 370 entries and was last updated in February 2024.